Genna Sinel focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation and white collar criminal investigations, and she defends claims brought pursuant to the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). She also maintains an active pro bono practice, representing refugees seeking asylum in immigration proceedings and domestic violence victims challenging unfavorable rulings on appeal.
Before joining Jones Day, Genna served a two-year federal clerkship in the District of Puerto Rico, where she worked on a range of civil and criminal matters.
Publications Prior to Jones Day
Working to Destigmatize Mental Illness: A Critique of Federal Employment Law, 11 N.Y.U. J.L. & Liberty 1131
New Density and Shrink-Wrapped Streets: Contextual Zoning Policy in New York City, 11 N.Y.U. J.L. & Liberty 510
The Same Sex Marriage Cases and Federal Jurisdiction: On Third-Party Standing and Why the Domestic Relations Exception to Federal Jurisdiction Should Be Overruled, 70 U. Miami L. Rev. 708
- New York University (J.D. 2017; Flora S. & Jacob L. Newman Prize; Managing Editor, Journal of Law & Liberty); Brown University (B.A. in American Studies magna cum laude 2014)
- Florida, New York, and U.S. District Courts for the District of Puerto Rico and Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Florida
- Law Clerk to Judge Francisco A. Besosa, U.S. District Court, District of Puerto Rico (2017-2019)